Posts Categorized: Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR)

Banting Posdoctoral Fellowships Program (2020-2021)

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies.  Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. In 2010 the Government of Canada allocated $45 million over five (5) years to deliver the high-profile, prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowships Program. The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and… Read more »

CCS/CIHR/BC SPARK GRANTS: NOVEL TECHNOLOGY APPLICATIONS IN CANCER PREVENTION AND EARLY DETECTION – Registration

Program Launch: Mid-July 2020 Registration due date: August 28, 2020 Full application due date: October 16, 2020 Results announcement: January 8, 2021 Anticipated funding start date: January 15, 2021 __________________________________________________________________________________ The Canadian Cancer Society (CCS), the Canadian Institutes of Health Research – Institute of Cancer Research (CIHR-ICR), and Brain Canada Foundation (BC or Brain Canada)… Read more »

Doctoral Research Award : Frederick Banting and Charles Best Canada Graduate Scholarships Doctoral Award: 2020-2021

The Canada Graduate Scholarship Doctoral (CGS D) program supports high-calibre students engaged in doctoral programs in all academic disciplines. This support allows scholars to fully concentrate on their doctoral studies, to seek out the best research mentors in their chosen fields and contribute to the Canadian research ecosystem during and beyond the tenure of their… Read more »

Doctoral Research Award : Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) : 2020-2021

The Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) program supports high-calibre students engaged in doctoral programs in all academic disciplines who are pursuing a doctoral degree in a health-related field abroad. Research Areas This funding opportunity will support projects relevant to the following research areas: Doctoral: Fall 2020 Priority Announcements (Specific Research Areas) Funds Available CIHR and partner(s)… Read more »

Team Grant – More Years Better Lives (MYBL) 2020 – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Major demographic change is taking place across Canada and Europe. Rising life expectancy and falling fertility rates are changing family sizes and structures,… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2021 Competition – Full Application

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2021 Competition – Registration

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

Project Grant: Fall 2020 Competition – Full Application

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

Project Grant: Fall 2020 Competition – Registration

Academic Units have assumed responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, NSERC Discovery, and NSERC RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission for these grants, but will be supporting Academic Units in their… Read more »

CIHR Doctoral Research Award: Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (2020-2021)

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. The Government of Canada launched the Vanier Canada Graduate Scholarships (Vanier CGS) program in 2008 to strengthen Canada’s ability to attract and retain world-class doctoral students and establish Canada as a global centre of excellence in research… Read more »

Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships Program ( 2020-2021)

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies.  Please consult with Gail Lamkin (glamkin@mun.ca) for details. In 2010 the Government of Canada allocated $45 million over five (5) years to deliver the high-profile, prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowships Program. The Banting Postdoctoral Fellowships program provides funding to the very best postdoctoral applicants, both nationally and… Read more »

COVID-19 Mental Health & Substance Use Service Needs and Delivery (Operating Grant) – Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. This funding opportunity is part of the Government of Canada’s continued rapid response to address the major health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Funding will… Read more »

COVID-19 Mental Health & Substance Use Service Needs and Delivery (Operating Grant) – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. This funding opportunity is part of the Government of Canada’s continued rapid response to address the major health challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Funding will… Read more »

Team Grant: Canada-EU Smart Living Environments – Transitions in Care

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. This funding opportunity is one of several that are part of the CIHR Transitions in Care (TiC) multi-Institute Initiative. The TiC initiative aims to… Read more »

Canadian Council on Animal Care (2020)

As national funders, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC) have broad responsibilities to promote and assist research excellence in Canada, including upholding a robust ethical framework for research. As such, CIHR and NSERC are supporting the setting and maintenance of standards for the… Read more »

Team Grant : Preparation to Trial: Inflammation for Chronic Conditions – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. A state of prolonged inflammation has been associated with many chronic health conditions, including, but not limited to cancer, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, stroke,… Read more »

Team Grant : Preparation to Trial: Inflammation for Chronic Conditions – LOI

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. A state of prolonged inflammation has been associated with many chronic health conditions, including, but not limited to cancer, diabetes, metabolic syndrome, stroke,… Read more »

Oral Health and Oral Health Care of Canadians – LOI

Over the past 5 to 10 years, international researchers have found links between oral health and diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, cancer, respiratory, cardiovascular and mental health diseases. There are also links between oral health status and risk factors such as nutrition, mental health environment and social determinants. Oral health scholars, federal government departments and… Read more »

Canada Graduate Scholarships – Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplement

Please contact MUN’s School of Graduate Studies for information on the submission process for this program, including internal deadlines. The Canada Graduate Scholarships—Michael Smith Foreign Study Supplements (CGS-MSFSS) program supports high-calibre Canadian graduate students in building global linkages and international networks through the pursuit of exceptional research experiences abroad. By accessing international scientific research and… Read more »

Oral Health and Oral Health Care of Canadians – Full Application

Over the past 5 to 10 years, international researchers have found links between oral health and diseases such as diabetes, arthritis, cancer, respiratory, cardiovascular and mental health diseases. There are also links between oral health status and risk factors such as nutrition, mental health environment and social determinants. Oral health scholars, federal government departments and… Read more »

Team Grant: Pediatric concussion CIHR-NIH 2020

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Concussion is recognized as a serious public health epidemic, particularly in children, where rates have doubled over the last decade, with an estimated… Read more »

Knowledge Synthesis: COVID-19 in Mental Health and Substance Use (Knowledge Synthesis Grant: COVID-19 Rapid Research Funding Opportunity in Mental Health and Substance Use)

The pressure the global pandemic of COVID-19 has put on the healthcare and public health systems in Canada and globally is unprecedented. The need for effective treatment and infection control measures is clear, but as the situation develops, we also need to be proactive in identifying and supporting adaptation and growth of the current infrastructure… Read more »

COVID-19 Rapid Research Funding Opportunity

The Government of Canada is pleased to announce the launch of a new rapid research funding opportunity to continue to mobilize science to fight COVID-19. This funding opportunity is a partnership between the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the International Development Research Centre (IDRC), the Michael Smith Foundation for Health Research, Alberta Innovates, the Saskatchewan… Read more »

Team Grant : Food Security and Climate Change in the Canadian North – (Full Application)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. In 2014, the Council of Canadian Academies released a report entitled, Aboriginal Food Security in Northern Canada: An Assessment of the State of Knowledge…. Read more »

Team Grant : E-Rare-4 Joint Transnational Cal

***Pre-Proposal was due to European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases (EJPRD) on February 18, 2020.*** SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. There are at least 7000 distinct rare diseases,… Read more »

Team Grant : Food Security and Climate Change in the Canadian North – Letter of Intent – LOI

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. In 2014, the Council of Canadian Academies released a report entitled, Aboriginal Food Security in Northern Canada: An Assessment of the State of Knowledge…. Read more »

Hepatitis C Research

 SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Since 1999, PHAC and CIHR have collaborated on the Hepatitis C Research Initiative as part of PHAC’s Hepatitis C Prevention, Support and Research… Read more »

Operating Grant : Active and Assisted Living Program

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them.  As stated in CIHR’s Strategic Plan, Health Research Roadmap II: Capturing Innovation to Produce Better Health and Health Care for Canadians, CIHR wants to… Read more »

Team Grant : Diabetes Mechanisms and Translational Solutions – (Full Application)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. In 2021, Canada will celebrate the 100th anniversary of the discovery of insulin, for which Drs. Banting and Macleod received a Nobel Prize… Read more »

10th Joint Transnational Call for Network Plus within the joint programming initiative on antimicrobial resistance, JPIAMR Network Plus 2020

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR) is an international collaborative platform, engaging 28 member nations that coordinate national research funding to advancements in… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Health Effects of Vaping (Full Application)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. There are growing concerns with the rapid rise in vaping in Canada and the associated health effects. As vaping products continue to increase… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Health Effects of Vaping (Registration)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. There are growing concerns with the rapid rise in vaping in Canada and the associated health effects. As vaping products continue to increase… Read more »

Team Grant : GACD Primary and Secondary Prevention of Cancer – (Full Application)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. This funding opportunity is part of the sixth joint research program of the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD). Established in 2009, the GACD… Read more »

Team Grant : GACD Primary and Secondary Prevention of Cancer – (Pre-Proposal)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. This funding opportunity is part of the sixth joint research program of the Global Alliance for Chronic Diseases (GACD). Established in 2009, the GACD… Read more »

Team Grant : European Research Projects of Neuroscience (2020)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Neuroscientific research yields constant progress regarding our basic understanding of the structure and function of the human brain under healthy and pathological conditions…. Read more »

Operating Grant : New Investigator Grants in Child and Youth Health

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The SickKids Foundation-CIHR-IHDCYH New Investigator Research Grants in Child and Youth Health program seeks to strengthen Canada’s capacity and knowledge to respond to… Read more »

Early Career Investigator Grants in Maternal, Reproductive, Child & Youth Health – Full Application

Registration Deadline: April 7, 2020 Application Deadline: May 19, 2020 This funding opportunity is a collaboration between two CIHR institutes with a goal to build research capacity, generate new knowledge, and support knowledge exchange and translation in maternal, reproductive, child and youth health by funding operating grants to early career investigators. The program will fund… Read more »

CIHR Health System Impact Fellowship – National Cohort Retreat

The intent of this funding opportunity is to provide funding to support the annual Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship National Cohort Retreat, which is a core element of the HSI Fellowship program. The HSI Fellowship is the Institute of Health Services and Policy Research’s flagship training program that aims to prepare doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows… Read more »

CIHR Health System Impact Fellowship

The intent of this funding opportunity is to provide funding to support the annual Health System Impact (HSI) Fellowship National Cohort Retreat, which is a core element of the HSI Fellowship program. The HSI Fellowship is the Institute of Health Services and Policy Research’s flagship training program that aims to prepare doctoral trainees and post-doctoral fellows… Read more »

Planning and Dissemination Grants – ICS

CIHR’s mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health services and products, and a strengthened health care system. CIHR integrates research through a unique interdisciplinary structure made up of virtual Institutes and Initiatives. The Institutes and… Read more »

Network of European Funding for Neuroscience Research (NEURON) – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them.   The ‘Network of European Funding for Neuroscience Research’ (NEURON) was established under the ERA-NET scheme of the European Commission. The aim of ERA-NET… Read more »

Network of European Funding for Neuroscience Research (NEURON) – Pre-Proposal

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The ‘Network of European Funding for Neuroscience Research’ (NEURON) was established under the ERA-NET scheme of the European Commission. The aim of ERA-NET NEURON is… Read more »

Travel Awards – Winter 2020

Through the Institute Community Support (ICS) Program, the CIHR Institutes and Initiatives are launching the ICS Travel Awards competition for students, postdoctoral fellows, early career researchers, and knowledge users to present their own research at national and international meetings, workshops, and/or conferences. This ICS Travel Awards competition will not support travel for research skills development… Read more »

Joint Programme on Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) 2020 (Full Application)

Note: The full proposal to JPND (in English only) is due by June 30, 2020 “SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them.” Neurodegenerative diseases are debilitating and largely untreatable conditions… Read more »

Joint Programme on Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) 2020 (Pre-Application)

“SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity.  Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them.” Neurodegenerative diseases are debilitating and largely untreatable conditions that are strongly linked with age. Worldwide, there are an estimated 47 million people suffering… Read more »

Operating Grant : Cancer Research Society Operating Grants

The Operating Grants Competition is the principal means by which the Cancer Research Society (CRS) fulfills its mission to support fundamental, early translational and environment-cancer research on all types of cancer to contribute to the advancement of science aimed at preventing, detecting and treating this disease. This program allows for the awarding of seed money… Read more »

IPPH Travel Awards – CPHA Annual Conference

he specific objectives of this funding opportunity are to: Provide Travel Bursaries for the Public Health 2020 (CPHA annual conference) for presenters (knowledge users, trainees or Early Career researchers) who have been accepted to be part of the Public Health 2020 scientific program. Support the sharing of research at Public Health 2020 that: addresses one… Read more »

Undergraduate Summer Studentship Award

The purpose of this funding opportunity is to provide undergraduate students and health professional students with the opportunity to undertake health research projects with established investigators in an environment that provides strong mentorship. The CIHR Institute of Aging (CIHR-IA) and the CIHR Institute of Human Development, Child and Youth Health (CIHR-IHDCYH) will provide funding for… Read more »

LLSC/CIHR Clinician Scientist Fellow Award – Full Application

LLSC (Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada)/CIHR-ICR Clinician Scientist Fellow Award) Full Application to LLSC and Abbreviated Application to CIHR. The intent of the Clinician Scientist Fellow Award is to encourage early-stage specialist clinicians to pursue a career in blood cancer research. The award is specifically targeted at Doctors of Medicine (MDs) near, or recently… Read more »

LLSC/CIHR Clinician Scientist Fellow Award – LOI

LLSC (Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada)/CIHR-ICR Clinician Scientist Fellow Award) – LOI to be submitted to Leukemia and Lymphoma Society of Canada.  The intent of the Clinician Scientist Fellow Award is to encourage early-stage specialist clinicians to pursue a career in blood cancer research. The award is specifically targeted at Doctors of Medicine (MDs)… Read more »

Training Grant: CIHR-NSERC-SSHRC Healthy Cities Research Training Platform (HCRTP) – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council… Read more »

Team Grant : CIHR-JDRF – Accelerating Stem Cell-Based Therapies for Type 1 Diabetes – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is an autoimmune disease that occurs when the body’s immune system attacks and destroys the insulin-producing beta cells in… Read more »

Team Grant : CIHR-JDRF – Accelerating Stem Cell-Based Therapies for Type 1 Diabetes – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Type 1 diabetes (T1D) is an autoimmune disease that occurs when the body’s immune system attacks and destroys the insulin-producing beta cells in… Read more »

Team Grant : Netherlands-Canada Type 2 Diabetes Research Consortium- Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Much has been learned about the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes and important new treatments have been generated over the past century; however, the… Read more »

Team Grant : Netherlands-Canada Type 2 Diabetes Research Consortium- Pre-Proposal

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Much has been learned about the pathogenesis of type 2 diabetes and important new treatments have been generated over the past century; however, the… Read more »

Knowledge Synthesis Grants: Living Within the Earth’s Carrying Capacity

Adapting to live within the Earth’s carrying capacity is viewed as one of humanity’s most important challenges. Increasing pressures on the planet’s capacity to support life are generating important opportunities to explore changes in global ecosystems, to evaluate mitigation and adaptation measures, and to examine shifting values and cultures. For many observers, developments such as… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Impacts of financial and organizational restructuring of public health – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Robust public health systems are a vital part of reducing disease and injury and improving wellbeing, longevity and health equity. Government public health… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Impacts of financial and organizational restructuring of public health – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Robust public health systems are a vital part of reducing disease and injury and improving wellbeing, longevity and health equity. Government public health… Read more »

IHSPR Article of the Year Award 2020

The CIHR Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR) is dedicated to supporting the advancement of health services and policy research in Canada. To this end, we are pleased to launch the 2018 competition of the IHSPR Article of the Year Award. Objectives This award is intended to recognize published research in a peer-reviewed… Read more »

IHSPR Rising Star Award

The CIHR Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR) is dedicated to supporting graduate students and post-doctoral Fellows and to recognizing the research excellence and knowledge translation initiatives of these emerging health services and policy researchers at an early stage in their career. Objectives To recognize the excellence of Canadian research and innovative knowledge… Read more »

SPOR SUPPORT Unit Phase II

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. Patient-oriented research (POR) refers to a continuum of research that engages patients as partners, focuses… Read more »

CIHR-IPPH Trailblazer Award

Demographic shifts toward an aging population, rapid urbanization, climate change, the growing burden of chronic diseases, and widening health inequities within and between countries are but a few of the complex problems facing Canada and other nations. To tackle these problems, we need relevant, high quality and timely population and public health evidence. These complex… Read more »

Knowledge Synthesis Grant – Living Within the Earth’s Carrying Capacity

Adapting to live within the Earth’s carrying capacity is viewed as one of humanity’s most important challenges. Increasing pressures on the planet’s capacity to support life are generating important opportunities to explore changes in global ecosystems, to evaluate mitigation and adaptation measures, and to examine shifting values and cultures. For many observers, developments such as… Read more »

2020 CIHR-ICRH/CAEP Mid-Career Lecturer Award in Emergency Medicine

The CIHR Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (CIHR-ICRH) and the Canadian Association of Emergency Physicians (CAEP) have partnered on the 2020 CIHR-ICRH/CAEP Mid-Career Lecturer Award in Emergency Medicine to recognize an individual’s outstanding contribution to the advancement of emergency medicine both in Canada and internationally at the mid-point of their career. The award will… Read more »

Training Grant : SPOR National Training Entity – Full Application

BY INVITATION  ONLY SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health… Read more »

Training Grant : SPOR National Training Entity- Letter of Intent

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities,… Read more »

College and Community Innovation Program – College and Community Social Innovation Fund

The College and Community Social Innovation Fund (CCSIF) grants are intended to support college social innovation research projects in partnership with local community organizations. CCSIF proposals can be multidisciplinary and may fall under the research domains of the social sciences and humanities, natural sciences and engineering, and/or health sciences. Applications exclusively in the social sciences… Read more »

Team Grant : Canada-EU Smart Living Environments – Transitions in Care (Canada-European International Cooperation on Smart Living Environments that Address Transitions in Care Challenges for Ageing People)

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Information Webinar: CIHR will be holding an online information session to answer applicants’ questions and provide further information regarding eligibility and the application… Read more »

Training Grant: CIHR-NSERC-SSHRC Healthy Cities Research Training Platform (HCRTP) – Letter of Intent

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR), the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council (NSERC) and the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council… Read more »

Inuit Research Network Development Grant

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. In recent years, Inuit have become increasingly involved in health research activities taking place in Inuit Nunangat (the Inuit Homeland comprised of four… Read more »

Catalyst Grant: Addressing Musculoskeletal Conditions and Arthritis in Canadians

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The “Catalyst Grant: Addressing Musculoskeletal Conditions and Arthritis in Canadians” is targeting four (4) areas CIHR-IMHA has identified as areas of health research… Read more »

Operating Grant: Spread and Scale of Existing CBPHC and eHealth Innovations

Since 2010, CIHR has invested over $584M in research projects in the areas of community-based primary health care (CBPHC) and eHealth. Throughout this timeframe, the Institute of Health Services and Policy Research (IHSPR), in partnership with several other CIHR Institutes, led two major initiatives in these areas, namely, Community-Based Primary Health Care and eHealth Innovations…. Read more »

Travel Award: Netherlands-Canada Type 2 Diabetes Consortium

The Netherlands-Canada Type 2 Diabetes Consortium – Travel Awards will provide support for Canadian type 2 diabetes researchers to attend a Workshop being held in The Netherlands December 10-11, 2019. The Workshop will bring together Dutch researchers who received funding through a Dutch research funding call, the Diabetes II Breakthrough Projects competition, with Canadian type 2… Read more »

CIHR-Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health/ 2019 Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (CCC) Travel Awards

The Canadian Cardiovascular Congress (CCC) is the largest gathering of cardiovascular and allied health professionals in Canada. The Congress draws cardiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, researchers, nurses and other cardiovascular specialists from across Canada and around the globe and connects them with other members of the cardiovascular healthcare team. The CIHR-ICRH/CCC 2019 Travel Awards will support Canadian trainees to attend the 2019 CCC held in Montreal,… Read more »

CIHR – Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH)/Canadian Sleep Society (CSS) 2019 Sleep Congress Travel Awards

The objective of the CIHR-ICRH/CSS 2019 World Sleep Congress Travel Awards competition is to recognize the research contribution made by Canadian students and postdoctoral fellows in the field of sleep research. CSS and CIHR-ICRH will jointly provide funding to students and postdoctoral fellows working in sleep research in Canada to travel to the 2019 World Sleep Congress in Vancouver, BC from September… Read more »

CIHR – Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH) Travel Awards

The CIHR- Institute of Circulatory and Respiratory Health (ICRH) will provide funding only to trainees registered in a Master’s or doctoral program or at the post-doctoral or post-health professional degree stage to present their own research (oral or poster), relevant to the Institute’s strategic priorities, at national or international meetings, conferences or symposia. Funding Available: The maximum amount… Read more »

Planning and Dissemination Grants

CIHR’s mandate is to excel, according to internationally accepted standards of scientific excellence, in the creation of new knowledge and its translation into improved health, more effective health services and products, and a strengthened health care system through a unique interdisciplinary structure made up of virtual Institutes and Initiatives. The Institutes and Initiatives are networks… Read more »

Other : Travel Awards – Institute Community Support (Summer 2019)

Through the Institute Community Support (ICS) Program, the CIHR Institutes and Initiatives are launching the ICS Travel Awards competition for students, postdoctoral fellows, early career investigators and knowledge users to present their own research at national and international meetings, workshops, and/or conferences. This ICS Travel Awards competition will not support travel for research skills development… Read more »

Doctoral Research Award : Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) : 2019-2020

The Doctoral Foreign Study Award (DFSA) program supports high-calibre students engaged in doctoral programs in all academic disciplines who are pursuing a doctoral degree in a health-related field abroad. Research Areas This funding opportunity will support projects relevant to the following research areas: Doctoral: Fall 2019 Priority Announcements (Specific Research Areas) Funds Available The total… Read more »

Fellowship : Fall 2019 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas)

Priority Announcements offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas or mandates. Applications are submitted through the “201910MFE” competition of the Fellowship: 2019-2020 funding opportunity. Funds Available Funds are available to encourage and support applications in specific areas that are aligned with CIHR’s research priority… Read more »

Operating Grant : POR (Patient-Oriented Research) Impact Assessment

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. Patient-oriented research refers to a continuum of research that engages patients as partners, focusses on… Read more »

Team Grant : Personalized Health – Full Application

BY INVITATION ONLY SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Building on previous investments, the Personalized Health initiative is focused on creating targeted and tailored interventions with high therapeutic effectiveness… Read more »

Team Grant : Personalized Health – Letter of Intent

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Building on previous investments, the Personalized Health initiative is focused on creating targeted and tailored interventions with high therapeutic effectiveness that requires an… Read more »

Operating Grant : Pediatric REB initiative

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Investigators developing multi-site research studies in Canada often encounter challenges with gaining the Research Ethics Board (REB) approvals required, in particular where such… Read more »

Operating Grant : POR Impact Assessment

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. Patient-oriented research refers to a continuum of research that engages patients as partners, focusses on… Read more »

Fellowship : Patient-Oriented Research Awards – Transition to Leadership Stream – Phase 1

The Strategy for Patient-Oriented Research (SPOR) is a national coalition of federal, provincial and territorial partners (patients and informal caregivers, provincial health authorities, academic health centres, charities, philanthropic organizations, private sector, etc.) dedicated to the integration of research into care. The SPOR Capacity Development Initiative According to the SPOR Capacity Development Framework, patient-oriented research capacity… Read more »

Fellowship : Fall 2019 Priority Announcement (Specific Research Areas)

Priority Announcements offer additional sources of funding for highly rated applications that are relevant to specific CIHR research priority areas or mandates. Applications are submitted through the “201910MFE” competition of the Fellowship: 2019-2020 funding opportunity. Funds Available Funds are available to encourage and support applications in specific areas that are aligned with CIHR’s research priority… Read more »

Operating Grant : Data Analysis Using Existing Databases and Cohorts – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Webinar: CIHR will be hosting webinar(s) to support participants with the requirements of this funding opportunity and to answer questions. To find out more… Read more »

Operating Grant : Data Analysis Using Existing Databases and Cohorts – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. Webinar: CIHR will be hosting webinar(s) to support participants with the requirements of this funding opportunity and to answer questions. To find out… Read more »

Operating Grant : HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research

The CIHR HIV/AIDS Community-Based Research (CBR) Program is one of four research funding areas of the CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative. The CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative is responsible for the research components of the major Government of Canada initiative in HIV/AIDS, namely the Federal Initiative to Address HIV/AIDS in Canada (FI). The FI is leading efforts… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : HIV/AIDS and STBBI Community-Based Research

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The CIHR HIV/AIDS Community-Based Research (CBR) Program is one of four research funding areas of the CIHR HIV/AIDS Research Initiative. The CIHR HIV/AIDS… Read more »

Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral Program

This opportunity is processed by the School of Graduate Studies. For additional information please see SGS website.  The first phase of the harmonized Canada Graduate Scholarships – Doctoral Program (CGS D) has now been launched. A new common CGS D landing page, as well as a harmonized timeline and program description are now available. The… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Analysis of CLSA Data – Full Application

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a large, national, long-term study/platform that is following approximately 50,000 men and women between the… Read more »

Catalyst Grant : Analysis of CLSA Data – Registration

SIRI will be offering support with application development for this opportunity. Prospective applicants are encouraged to contact Jennifer Stevens (v5js@mun.ca) early during the development process to discuss the services available to them. The Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA) is a large, national, long-term study/platform that is following approximately 50,000 men and women between the… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2020 Competition – Registration

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »

Project Grant: Spring 2020 Competition- Full Application CANCELLED – COVID 19

A new process was established beginning September 2013 whereby Academic Units will be assuming the responsibility for institutional review and electronic submission of applications for the CIHR Project, CIHR Foundation, SSHRC Insight, SSHRC Insight Development, and NSERC Discovery and RTI Grants competitions.  Research Grant and Contract Services will no longer be completing the electronic submission… Read more »